Cinnamon Roll Pancakes Recipe and Giveaway

Cinnamon Swirl Pancakes

I love big hearty breakfasts unless I have to cook them. I am not a morning person and neither are my kids. We are all perfectly content to grab a quick bite as we are rushing out the door. When I have a serious craving for breakfast foods, I tell the kids we will have… Read More

Puss In Boots Pudding Recipe-Fun Animal Snack

Animal Snacks -Cat

One of the (many!) things I dislike about winter, is the weather. In our area, it’s usually overcast and gloomy or even better, sprinkling or pouring rain. On days like this I hate to stick one toe outdoors. Unfortunately, the kids follow my example and want to huddle indoors with me. Although my kids know… Read More

DIY Valentine’s Bath Fizzies

Valentine's Day Bath Fizzies

Every year Bryan asks me what I want for Valentine’s Day and every year I say, “I don’t know.” As much as I love to go out to eat, the restaurant’s are crowded, making it a not so romantic experience. Not that it matters,because the kids usually tag along with us. This year I decided… Read More

Make Your Own Candy Kisses Recipe

Homemade kisses 2

“I want one of these!” That’s the first thing my kids would say when they spotted the giant kisses available around different holidays. Somehow my kids could be drawn to these kisses, like tiny chocolate magnets, no matter where we were in a store.  My admonition, “You don’t need that,” would fall on deaf ears… Read More

Chocolate Pikes- Easy Icelandic Cookie Recipe

soft chocolate pikes

Do you know how difficult it is to find an Icelandic recipe? I didn’t either until my son came home from school and informed me each person in his cultural geography class would be assigned a country in Europe for a project.  “Try to get Germany,” I told him. Not only do we have a… Read More